2016 Schedule

May 23 Organizational meeting in Room 274 Overman Hall, Bowling Green State University, 2 PM. Housing provided for the night.
May 24 Leave BGSU at 6:30 AM from loading area at east side of Overman Hall
May 26 Arrive at KOA campground in Bernalillo, NM in early afternoon, set up camp.
May 27-31 Measure Cretaceous section, map faulted and folded rocks near San Ysidro at junction of Basin & Range, Rocky Mountain, and Colorado Plateau provinces.
June 1-2 Travel to Jemez Mountains, NM. Field trip through Jemez volcanic center. Visit Bandelier National Monument and Bradbury Museum in Los Alamos.
June 3 Travel to Nathrop Colorado. Visit Great Sand Dunes National Park.
June 4-June 10 Map in Tertiary volcanic and Precambrian plutonic rocks and Quaternary glacial deposits in the Sawatch and Mosquito Mountains of the Central Rocky Mountain province. GPS navigation and digital mapping.
June 11-13 Travel to Durango, CO with camping stops planned near Gunnison and Creede.
June 14-25 Measure Paleozoic section in San Juan Mountains. Map in Precambrian and Paleozoic metamorphic, igneous and sedimentary rocks. Environmental and GIS projects.
June 26 Travel to Denver, CO via Silverton, Ouray, and the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park.
June 27 Vans leave Denver for Des Moines, IA at 7 AM.
June 28 Return to BGSU by 7 PM.